What Does It Mean?

Help! What do you do when your parents begin to need help on a regular basis? What are the options, what does it all mean? When you start investigating resources, it helps to have a working knowledge of the basic levels of care and the services they provide. Home...

Elder Orphans

Elder Orphans Through a variety of scenarios more people today face aging alone. These “elder orphans” as they are often called have no immediate family on whom they can rely for assistance with their day-to-day affairs or even as an emergency contact for healthcare....

A Real ID for the Real You

Have you obtained a “Real ID” driver’s license yet? By October 2020 you will have to have a Real ID compliant driver’s license/ID card (or valid passport) to board even domestic flights or access federal buildings. The process to obtain the Real ID certification is...

Who’s Going to Care?

A frightening aspect of aging is our need to rely upon others for help with day-to-day life. As we age and begin to decline into incapacity, we might struggle to make decisions, to keep up with the financial details of living, to safely manage our healthcare. Who can...